22 September 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 35,000
Estimate USD 35,000 - USD 40,000
Henry Moore (1898-1986)
Seated Woman: Shell Skirt
signed and numbered 'Moore 10/12' (on the left side of the chair) and stamped with foundry mark 'H. NOACK BERLIN' (on the back of the chair)
bronze with brown and green patina
Height: 6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm.)
Conceived and cast in 1960
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Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York.
By bequest from the above to the present owner, 1966.
SOLD BY THE ORDER OF THE TRUSTEES OF THE HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN TO BENEFIT ITS ACQUISITIONS PROGRAM
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